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2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

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Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Film and Video Production

Requirements for a Major in Film and Video Production

School of Communications Core Credits: 6

All students majoring in the School of Communications must complete the following core courses, for a total of six credits:

Select one of two:

Requirements for the B.A. and B.S. Degree

All undergraduate programs in the school of communications offer both the B.A. and B.S. degree. All students selecting majors in the school of communications must choose either the B.A. or B.S. requirement that is intended for a particular undergraduate program.

B.A. Degree Requirement

The B.A. degree requires a third semester proficiency in a foreign language of the student's choice.

B.S. Degree Requirement

Pre-admission courses (can be taken in any order):

Minimum 3.0 GPA required for CFV pre-admission courses, and 2.5 GPA overall required to apply to the major. See admission policy. Students must maintain good academic standing at the university after admission to the major.

Film/Video Production Foundation Credits: 22

Take each of the following:

Choose two (2) History/Theory/Criticism courses from the following:

Film/Video Production Emphasis Credits: 15

Choose five courses. One course must be a 400-level Advanced Production course.

Intermediate Production

Advanced Production

Internship or Thesis Credits: 1-6

Capstone Credits: 3

" CFV 495 - Issues in Film & Media Arts (capstone) Credits: 3

All students majoring in Film & Video Production must take CFV 495 capstone during their senior year. The capstone is a culminating course in which students demonstrate their conceptual understanding and creative abilities as they relate to film and media arts.

Film and Video Program Description

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